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At least one injured during police chase of stolen box truck in Indianapolis

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Posted at 3:23 PM, Sep 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-02 20:34:42-04

INDIANAPOLIS — At least one person is injured after a crash on the west side of Indianapolis during a police chase of a stolen box truck, according to police.

The crash happened around 1:40 p.m. near West 16th Street and North Pershing Avenue, IMPD Officer William Young said. The condition of the person injured is unclear, but police are investigating the incident as a "serious bodily injury" crash.

An officer at the scene told WRTV the driver in a stolen box truck kept driving after the crash.

One suspect was eventually taken into custody, Young said.

No officers are believed to be injured as a result of the incident.

Additional information has not been released.

The video from Indiana Department of Transportation traffic cameras appears to show police chasing the stolen box truck.

Police pursue stolen box truck in Indianapolis